[Buildroot] Can't Login to New System

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at uclibc.org
Sat Jan 3 19:53:11 UTC 2009

>>>>> "Andrew" == Andrew Wiley <debio264 at gmail.com> writes:

 Andrew> Is there any way to tell what's going on when I try to login?
 Andrew> Could Busybox be segfaulting? Could there be some sort of
 Andrew> conflict between the kernel and the console (I launch the
 Andrew> kernel with the argument "console=ttyAM0")?

Sure, add strace to your build, boot the kernel with init=/bin/sh and
see what strace -f login gives you. If that fails, add printf calls to
login (busybox) till you figure out what's going wrong.

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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